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Wednesday, February 01, 2012
OIE: Thirteen FMD Outbreaks in Libya
LIBYA - Thirteen outbreaks of Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) have been reported to the OIE by Dr Taher Ahmad Matouk, CVO, National Centre of the Animal Health and Breeding Improvement, Tripoli, Libya....
Friday, January 27, 2012
South Africa Reports One FMD Outbreak
SOUTH AFRICA - The competent South African veterinary authorities have reported an outbreak of foot and mouth disease in Mpumalanga....
Wednesday, January 25, 2012
S.Korea Company to Offer FMD Prevention Service
SOUTH KOREA - South Korea's leading security service provider plans to expand its business operations to help control the spread of Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD), industry sources said Tuesday....
Friday, January 20, 2012
IIlegal Movement Causes FMD in Caprivi
NAMIBIA - There have been two further outbreaks of foot and mouth disease (FMD) in Nambia. ...
Monday, January 16, 2012
Paraguay Announces FMD Vaccination Programme
PARAGUAY - The National Service Quality and Animal Health(SENACSA) reported that the first period of vaccination against the 2012 Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) outbreak is to begin throughout the country....
Thursday, January 12, 2012
Venezuela Tightens FMD Restrictions
VENEZUELA - The Ranchers Federation of Venezuela demanded that the government suspends the import of meat and livestock from Paraguay, following the outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD)....
Tuesday, January 10, 2012
OIE: South Africa Reports FMD Outbreak
SOUTH AFRICA - An outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) has been reported to the OIE by Dr Bothle Michael Modisane, Chief Director , Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Pretoria, South Africa....
Wednesday, January 04, 2012
OIE: FMD Outbreak Reported In Paraguay
PARAGUAY - An outbreak of Foot and Mouth disease (FMD) was reported to OIE by Dr Hugo Federico Idoyaga Benitez, Director General of SENACSA, San Lorenzo, Paraguay. ...
Tuesday, December 20, 2011
Senators Concerned over FMD Virus
AUSTRALIA - A Senate inquiry has voiced "serious concerns" about Australia's ability to respond quickly to an outbreak of the highly contagious livestock virus, foot-and-mouth disease....
Friday, December 09, 2011
Step Forward In FMD Understanding
UK - Scientists have discovered a mechanism they believe may play a key role in the spread of foot-and-mouth disease in animals....
Wednesday, November 30, 2011
FMD Rumbles on in Eastern Turkey
TURKEY - Foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) continues to cause intermittent problems in endemic regions. Of particular concern is Turkey, where FMD is continually being reported from the Asian side of the country, and Paraguay, where an outbreak has resulted...
Monday, November 28, 2011
OIE: Outbreak Of FMD Reported
TAJIKISTAN - An outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) has been reported to the OIE by Mr Mulodjon Amirbekov, Head, Main Board of Veterinary Service, Ministry of Agriculture, DUSHANBE, Tajikistan. ...
Thursday, November 03, 2011
Suspected FMD Case Reported in Andong
SOUTH KOREA - A suspected case of foot-and-mouth disease was reported at a cattle farm in Andong, North Gyeongsang Province in southeastern South Korea, on Thursday, the provincial government said....
Tuesday, October 18, 2011
One New FMD Outbreak in China
CHINA - A new outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD), affecting cattle and sheep/goats, has been reported to the OIE by the Chinese veterinary authorities. ...
Wednesday, October 12, 2011
Report Shows Southern Africa FMD Control Failings
AFRICA - The results of a CORUS (cooperation for academic and scientific research) project on foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) in southern Africa has revealed many failings in the control of the disease and suggests several recommendations....
Tuesday, October 11, 2011
OIE: Further FMD Cases Reported In Tibet
TIBET, CHINA - Following the recent Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) outbreak in Tibet, China, a further outbreak has occurred in the Linzhi region, Tibet....
Thursday, September 29, 2011
Argentina Runs FMD Control Measures
ARGENTINA - The Argentine National Health and Food Quality Service (SENASA) has announced it has been running different preventive measures in the country in the face of the FMD outbreak in the Republic of Paraguay. ...
Tuesday, September 27, 2011
Inovio Pharmaceuticals Assesses FMD Vaccine
US - Inovio Pharmaceuticals has entered into a collaboration with the US Department of Homeland Security, Science and Technology Directorate, Plum Island Animal Disease Centre, to assess Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) synthetic vaccines' potential to help...
Monday, September 26, 2011
OIE: FMD Outbreak In Botswana
BOTSWANA - An outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) has been reported to the OIE by Dr Kgoseitsile Phillemon-Motsu, Director, Department of Veterinary Services, Ministry of Agriculture , Gaborone, Botswana....
Monday, September 19, 2011
Foot and Mouth Outbreak Reported
PARAGUAY - An outbreak of Foot and Mouth disease (FMD) was reported to OIE by Dr Hugo Federico Idoyaga Benitez, Director General of SENACSA, San Lorenzo, Paraguay....
Wednesday, September 07, 2011
FMD Found In Cattle In Tibet
TIBET, CHINA - Cattle in southwest Tibet autonomous region were found with foot-and-mouth disease, the country's Ministry of Agriculture (MOA) revealed....
Tuesday, August 30, 2011
Scotland's Stronger Defences Against FMD
SCOTLAND, UK - Scotland is in a stronger position to deal effectively with any outbreak of foot and mouth disease (FMD) in the future, a new report finds....
Tuesday, August 23, 2011
Cattle in East Kazakhstan Affected by FMD
KAZAKHSTAN - The Kazakhstani veterinary authorities have reported an outbreak of foot and mouth disease in cattle and sheep....
Thursday, July 28, 2011
Risk Analysis Evaluating Japan's FMD Status
US & JAPAN - The US Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) yesterday released a risk analysis concerning the foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) status of Japan and the risk of susceptible animals and animal products...
Tuesday, July 26, 2011
S Korea To Produce FMD Vaccine In 2012
SOUTH KOREA - South Korea will produce vaccines for foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) next year to protect livestock after the country suffered the worst outbreak of the disease earlier this year, a government agency said Tuesday. ...
Friday, July 08, 2011
Israel Reports Two New FMD Outbreaks
ISRAEL - The Israeli veterinary authorities have reported two news outbreak of foot and mouth disease in Hazafon....
Wednesday, June 29, 2011
More Than 45,000 Animals Die of Foot-and-Mouth Disease
VIET NAM - A foot-and-mouth epidemic has broken out in 39 provinces, affecting more than 150,000 head of cattle. More than 45,000 animals have died or been destroyed, including over 5,000 buffalos, 938 cows, 37,760 pigs and 329 goats....
Friday, June 24, 2011
Another FMD Outbreak in Kazakhstan
KAZAKHSTAN - The Kazakhstani veterinary authorities have reported another new outbreak of foot and mouth disease in cattle and sheep....
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